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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 767460–465 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.7.8
Published: 01 September 2014
... individual through their effects on brain development and physiology. This linkage is sensitive to both genetic (V G ) and environmental (V E ) variation and to their interactions (V G × V E ). From Robinson, G.E., Fernald, R.D. & Clayton, D.F. (2008) . Genes and social behavior. Science, 322 , 896...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 796492–495 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.6.492
Published: 01 August 2017
... type 2 diabetes curriculum that explores gene and environment interactions. A case study illustrates how Socratic seminar is applied in a classroom and how students engage with the process. General characteristics of Socratic seminar are discussed at the end of the article. © 2017...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 825333–337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.5.333
Published: 01 May 2020
... production for the hemoglobin molecule used in the phylogenetic analyses. Evaluate the variation in nucleotide sequences across the different animals on the Alignment page of Phylogeny.fr . Observe that the nucleotide sequences for the hemoglobin gene vary among species, but that there are also many...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824234–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.234
Published: 01 April 2020
... heading for Earth's sixth mass extinction. A crucial weapon in the battle against threats to biodiversity is education, particularly biodiversity literacy. Raising awareness of the social and environmental value of biodiversity, providing education on the concept of biodiversity, and promoting the ability...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824201–208 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.201
Published: 01 April 2020
...., 2018 ). Scientists are aware that soil microbial biodiversity remains largely unexplored, and there is great potential to unearth novel bioactive compounds from environmental samples. Here, we describe the incorporation of an authentic microbiology research project into a high school classroom...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 822104–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.104
Published: 01 February 2020
... not survive can still reproduce and remain in the gene pool. At this point, have students break up into groups and come up with answers to the following seven questions: Question 1. What other examples of environmental disturbances could have caused the change we experienced in food source...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819626–635 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.626
Published: 01 December 2019
... still has more corn. (student 102) As illustrated by this quote, students in year 2 were better able to establish connections between the influences of environmental conditions on gene expression and, in turn, implications for successive generations of corn plants through reproductive processes...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819680–685 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.680
Published: 01 December 2019
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818599–604 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.599
Published: 01 October 2019
... ). Defining and mapping mammalian coat pattern genes: multiple genomic regions implicated in domestic cat stripes and spots . Genetics , 184 , 267 – 275 . Griffiths, P.E. ( 2002 ). What is innateness? The Monist , 85 , 70 – 85 . Hedges, L. , Lam, W.Y. , Campos-Arceiz, A. , Rayan, D.M...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818543–552 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.543
Published: 01 October 2019
... environmental education . Environmental Education Research , 7 , 141 – 151 . Capra, F. ( 2005 ). Complexity and life . Theory, Culture & Society , 22 ( 5 ), 33 – 44 . Catley, K.M. ( 2006 ). Darwin's missing link – a novel paradigm for evolution education . Science Education , 90 , 767...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 816442–448 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.6.442
Published: 01 August 2019
... variation. Environmental factors can also cause mutations in genes, and viable mutations are inherited. (HS-LS3-2) Student groups research genetic disorders that might predispose student athletes to exertion-based collapses. Students determine the inheritance patterns associated with select diseases...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 814287–290 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.4.287
Published: 01 April 2019
...) Plants that survive remain standing next to their respective soil player (no other plant can interact with soils that have a surviving plant). Plants that die discard their species in a separate pile (i.e., their genes do not get returned to the gene pool), before randomly redrawing species from the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 814234–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.4.234
Published: 01 April 2019
... ecology and promote environmentally responsible behaviors . American Biology Teacher , 80 , 359 – 364 . Elton, C.S. ( 1958 ). The Ecology of Invasions by Animals and Plants . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Gibbs, J.P. & Stanton, E.J. ( 2001 ). Habitat fragmentation and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81279–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.79
Published: 01 February 2019
... mechanisms at the population level 8 are subject to the interaction of organisms with their environment 9 ( Pianka, 2011 ). These processes generate genetic change and are due mainly to three well-settled mechanisms – mutation, genetic recombination, and gene flow ( Futuyma & Kirkpatrick, 2017 ); and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81298–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.98
Published: 01 February 2019
..., F. & Benner, D.B. ( 1995 ). Using ribbon models of chromosome modifications to explore the process of meiosis . American Biology Teacher , 57 , 532 – 535 . Lewis, J. , Leach, J. & Wood-Robinson, C. ( 2000a ). All in the genes? Young people's understanding of the nature of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 812110–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.110
Published: 01 February 2019
.... Component of Selection & Evolution Lab Component Potential for Misconceptions Shared genotypic background Pancake batter The origin of variation appears to be in the addition of elements (genes) to the organism, rather than in mutation and genetic recombination of existing genes. Trait...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81288–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.88
Published: 01 February 2019
...Karen Lucci; Robert A. Cooper Many students have very robust misconceptions about natural selection, stemming from intuitive theories that form a child's earliest understandings of the natural world. For example, students often imagine that species evolve in response to environmental pressures that...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 812115–119 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.115
Published: 01 February 2019
...) and walleye (Stizostedion vitreum vitreum) . Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada , 34 , 1922 – 1935 . Lim, D.D. , Motta, P. , Mara, K. & Martin A.P. ( 2010 ). Phylogeny of hammerhead sharks (Family Sphyrnidae) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear genes . Molecular...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 8113–10 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.1.3
Published: 01 January 2019
... elucidation of how genes may interact to determine a phenotype. The dihybrid cross has been described in an early chapter of practically every genetics textbook published since Punnett's. Gregor Mendel examined the inheritance of his seven traits in peas not only one at a time but also in combination. One...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81112–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.1.12
Published: 01 January 2019
... default environments, but you can save a pool and still build your own using the empty pool to start fresh. You can't turn off food but can change the rate of food regeneration. The names of the genes are more abstract in this version to allow the opportunity for students to deconvolute gene function...